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Develop the artist within you. Explore new mediums of expression. Use your hands and eyes to create.


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This class is for students who have either taken a basic drawing class or have prior experience with foundational drawing techniques. Focus of the class will go deeper into developing skills in observation, analysis, form, composition and personal expression. https://hsandeckiteaching.wordpress.com/art-supply-lists/

210275

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $115.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 3/28/2018, ending 5/2/2018

Location : Montclair, Creativity Caravan Studio Location : 
  Montclair, Creativity Caravan Studio.

Materials Cost: $30.00

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Discover the joy of painting flowers in watercolor. This course will feature processes and techniques of how to observe and paint floral compositions in still life, and botanical forms.

210229

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $115.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 3/29/2018, ending 5/3/2018

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $90.00

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Under the guidance of a master technician, use different metals to create three-dimensional works of art or practical metal devices for your home and garden. Learn how to operate machines used in welding and fabricating metals, such as a chop saw, MIG welder, metal shears, metal brake, and more.  

210094

Instructor : Mike Barouch 

Tuition: $169.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 5/15/2018, ending 6/19/2018

Location : Montclair, Montclair High School Location : 
  Montclair, Montclair High School.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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Available 4/30/2018


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Ever see an arch, doorway or elegant window on a victorian home that you would like to capture on paper? This class is for lovers of architectural details who want to learn how to see and record those building details in perspective through drawing. https://hsandeckiteaching.wordpress.com/art-supply-lists/

210333

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $99.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/16/2018, ending 6/13/2018

Location : Montclair, Creativity Caravan Studio Location : 
  Montclair, Creativity Caravan Studio.

Materials Cost: $30.00

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Available 4/30/2018


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A picture expresses beyond words on paper.  A mood board showcases beyond ideas in the mind. As a tool used in guiding the design process, a mood board allows one to get insight of the design concepts, ideas and inspiration. They offer a glimpse of the style of a space and allow for flexibility and changes in the process of generating design decisions. This class will offer guidance on how to create your own mood boards for your living spaces. We will learn the benefits of using mood boards, how to identify the mood and emotion of your space, what to include in the mood board and how to translate the mood board ideas into actual design decisions. Participants will be encouraged to use a space in their own homes as a learning laboratory for testing and implementing the concepts that we learn. There is no prerequisite for this course, just a desire to make your space beautiful and meaningful.

220207

Instructor : Alex Sande 

Tuition: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 5/16/2018, ending 5/30/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $10.00

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Learn the processes and techniques of watercolor and develop skills through demonstration and individual instruction within a structured and focused environment. Explore composition, form, tone, and color relationships as you discover your personal style. Subject matter will be derived from still life, floral arrangement, photographs and plein air (weather permitting).  Class on June 7th will be held in the Library.

210221

Instructor : Heidi Sandecki 

Tuition: $99.00

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 3 sessions starting 5/17/2018, ending 5/31/2018. 
   Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; starting 6/7/2018, ending 6/7/2018. 
   Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; starting 6/14/2018, ending 6/14/2018. <

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $90.00

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Working with watercolor, printing from a textured surface and adding in some related collage images, all to create a finished unique image. All levels of experience, welcome. PLEASE NOTE: STUDENTS MUST BRING A JAR FOR WATER, SOME WATERCOLORS AND PAINT BRUSHES.

210334

Instructor : Karen De Luca 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 5/17/2018, ending 5/24/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $10.00

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We think it’s safe to say Lillian Gilbreth Carey would have loved the art of printmaking. The repetition of a single design using simple materials would have appealed and connected well with her organizational skill set - and she could have made T-shirts for all 12 children in just a few hours!! We’ll be creating and replicating our own prints using everyday materials like styrofoam, plastic sheeting, and even pink erasers to create simple beautiful designs you can turn into notecards or a frame-able piece of art.

210336

Instructor : Amy Tingle & Maya Stein 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 5/18/2018, ending 5/18/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $10.00

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Learn the basic stitches (chain, single, half double, double, and treble crochet) and their many combinations. Explore pattern reading, how to change colors, troubleshoot problems, and finish a project. Students MUST purchase supplies and bring them to the first class.    

210119

Instructor : Patricia Way 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/22/2018, ending 6/19/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $15.00

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Learn how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off in a fun, supportive environment. Explore pattern reading, how to change colors, troubleshoot problems and finish a project. This class is for those who have never knit before, who have tried to learn in the past and want to try again, or who are returning to knitting after a long absence. Students MUST bring their own materials to class. 

210021

Instructor : Patricia Way 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 5/22/2018, ending 6/19/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $15.00

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In this outdoor class we will create unique Montclair street art on canvas totes. We will be printing downtown in the streets of Montclair usig utility grids and manhole covers. We will clean the manhole covers before and after, so we don't damage any public property. Wear comfortable clothes that you don't care about. 

210335

Instructor : Yana Rodin 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 6/4/2018, ending 6/4/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $25.00

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This predominately demonstration class will show you step-by-step how to make a batch of cold process soap. Learn a brief history of soap, safety tips and practices, how to properly handle lye, the basic chemical process of soap, how to customize wet soap with color, fragrance and additives. Finally, options for molding and what to do with your soap after it saponifies (chemically changes to soap).

210223

Instructor : Renee Marshall-McKinley 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 6/7/2018, ending 6/7/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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